Fire Emblem: New Mystery of the Emblem (JP) is a Nintendo DS remake of the Super Famicom video game Fire Emblem: Mystery of the Emblem. It is the second Fire Emblem video game released for the handheld, the first being Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon.

It also adds several new chapters and playable characters, including an eight chapter prologue, several gaiden chapters which have their own new storyline, three DLC chapters, and all four chapters from BS Fire Emblem: Archanean War Chronicles.







Gaiden Chapters


# Chapter
P1 Meeting
P2 Young Squires
P3 Training
P4 New Companions
P5 March Duty
P6 Bonds
P7 Final Test
P8 Assassination
01 Grustian Expedition
02 Rebellion at Macedon
03 Abducted Princess
04 Joy and Sorrow
05 Liberation of Grust
06 The Nest of Evil
07 The Scarlet Swordsman
08 Soulful Bridge
09 Sanctuary of Sorcery
10 The Two Mages
11 Anri's Way
12 Graveyard of Dragons
13 Frozen Land
14 A Mystery Revealed
15 Return of the Prince
16 Reclaim the Capital
17 Gra's Setting Sun
18 Battle of the Pass
19 The Final Battle
20 Dark Emperor
21 The Wyvern's Dale
22 The Dragon's Altar
23 The Dark Pontifex Lives
24 Light and Shadow

Gaiden Chapters

In Fire Emblem: Shin Monshō no Nazo ~Hikari to Kage no Eiyū~, along with normal chapters, there are also several new gaiden chapters. They can be entered by meeting one of two sets of special conditions before the gaiden chapter.

# Chapter Conditions
03x Lurking Shadows Beat chapter 3 in 24 or less turns
No allies have been defeated in Prologue
06x Mercenary Squad Beat chapter 6 in 20 or less turns
Rickard is recruited and is alive
10x The Mask Laughs Beat chapter 10 in 15 or less turns
Three or more enemy clerics survived chapter 10
13x White Darkness Beat chapter 13 in 20 or less turns
Neither of the thieves escape in chapter 13
16x Reunion Beat chapter 16 in 18 or less turns
Avatar has been promoted and is over level 5
20x Depth of the Abyss Beat chapter 20 in 24 or less turns
Have Shield of Seals and at least three of Roshea, Vyland, Sedgar, Wolf, and Midia, recruited and alive


Chronicles are four chapters in the Extra mode that can be played using a set of characters. They are chapters that were originally included in Fire Emblem: Akaneia Saga.

Fall of the Palace Crimson Dragoon Thieves of Justice The Beginning

DLC Chapters

Fire Emblem: New Mystery of the Emblem has three new chapters that can be downloaded and played similar to the Chronicle chapters. They are based on the events before and after the events in the game.

DLC Chapters
Wind and Thunder Assassins By the sword

International Release

The game was never announced outside of Japan, however a fan translation has been released by The Heroes of Shadow team. Due to Fire Emblem Awakening's release, it's uncertain that it will be released elsewhere.


  • This is the first Fire Emblem game to feature Casual Mode and a customizable Avatar.

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